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Raytheon-Beech T-6 Texan II


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A development of the Pilatus PC-9 and named for the famous North American
AT-6 Texan of World War II fame, the T-6 first flew in 1992 with production beginning in 1998.  The prototype was introduced as the Beech T-6; however, by the time this aircraft went into production, Beech, a division of Raytheon, had lost its identity within the parent organization. 

The Texan II is replacing the Cessna T-37 in the U.S. Air Force and the Beech T-34C of the U.S. Navy.

 
 Specifications (T-6A)  Designations
 
Type: Trainer
Engine: one 1,708 hp (1274 kW) Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-68 turbo-prop engine
T-6: U.S. military trainer designation
PC-9 Mk II: Beech/Pilatus designation
JPATS: Joint Primary Aircraft Training System
 
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More about Beech Aircraft
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More about Raytheon Aircraft
 

page updated 13 February 2008

 

 

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